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53 of The Best Podcast Episodes for Zach Bush. A collection of podcasts episodes with or about Zach Bush, often where they are interviewed.

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#38 Dr. Zach Bush on Embracing Your Microbiome

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How often do you hear if you eat this way or that way, or do this exercise routine, or eat at a specific time, you’ll reach optimum health? The truth is we have an entire universe of flora and fauna inside of us that operates despite our beliefs. It’s only when we begin to understand the human microbiome that we can understand health.

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Although our ideas and approaches to life may differ, our ultimate goal is the same- to save the planet one conversation at a time. So, if you're interested in expanding your view of the world by learning new perspectives on health, nutrition, and healing the planet, this podcast is for you. 

Dr. Zach Bush knows a whole lot about the microorganisms in our guts.

Living inside every person are trillions of microorganisms like bacteria, viruses, fungi, and other life forms. These microorganisms are collectively known as the microbiome. Listening to Dr. Zach Bush, MD, talk about the human microbiome is almost like a religious experience. This guy knows his stuff. And he is so incredibly passionate about educating us all on understanding our biological make-up. What makes Zach different from other scientists and researchers in his field, and why I wanted you all to hear what he has to say, is his unique perspective. He understands that this information can significantly alter your thinking on your entire life related to health and disease. And he wants to empower us all with this knowledge.

Zach is a physician specializing in internal medicine, endocrinology, and hospice care. He is a thought leader on the human microbiome and is recognized internationally for his work on the subject. When Dr. Zach founded the Seraphic Group and the nonprofit Farmer’s Footprint, it was to fill a deep desire to develop human and environmental health solutions.

In this episode, Zach gets into some really technical and scientific information about the microbiome and how it relates to our health. But don’t worry, after he melts our brains, he drops some incredibly powerful concepts. What the good doctor wants us to know, to really understand at the core of our beings, is that we are capable of incredible healing. Healing of our bodies, and our minds, if we embrace our own power. Please listen to this one, guys. It might change your whole outlook on your body and what it’s capable of.

Other Great Stuff in This Episode:

  • Zach’s journey into the medical field
  • How his experience in the Philippines opened his eyes 
  • How the recession of 2008 changed academia
  • The power of Vitamin A
  • Why the microbiome is the center of human health
  • There’s a whole universe inside you.
  • What cancer prevention should really be about
  • Every human body’s capacity for healing
  • Mind-blowing facts about HIV
  • Why we all need a sense of humor

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Use code DARIN for 15% off your order of Ion Biome products

Zach’s Website

Zach on LinkedIn

Zach on Instagram

Seraphic

Farmer’s Footprint 

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Nov 17 2020 · 58mins
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358: Gut Health, Coronavirus & Do We Need Supplements? | Dr Zach Bush

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Join me for this fascinating conversation with Dr Zach Bush on the crucial role the microbiome plays as both a predictor of and protector against illness. We chat about everything from the best ways to heal the gut, to the mistakes we’re making with supplements, to why collaborating with Mother Nature is the best way to boost our immunity and create epic wellness.

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Oct 06 2020 · 1hr 20mins

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Zach Bush MD

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Elle Russ chats with Zach Bush MD - a physician specializing in internal medicine, endocrinology and hospice care. He is an internationally recognized educator and thought leader on the microbiome as it relates to health, disease, and food systems. Dr Zach founded *Seraphic Group and the non-profit Farmer’s Footprint to develop root-cause solutions for human and ecological health.  His passion for education reaches across many disciplines, including topics such as the role of soil and water ecosystems in human genomics, immunity, and gut/brain health.  His education has highlighted the need for a radical departure from chemical farming and pharmacy, and his ongoing efforts are providing a path for consumers, farmers, and mega-industries to work together for a healthy future for people and planet.

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Oct 05 2020 · 1hr 1min
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Zach Bush, MD

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Zach Bush MD is a physician specialising in internal medicine, endocrinology and hospice care. He is an internationally recognized educator and thought leader on the microbiome as it relates to health, disease, and food systems. Dr Zach founded *Seraphic Group and the nonprofit Farmer’s Footprint to develop root-cause solutions for human and ecological health. His passion for education reaches across many disciplines, including topics such as the role of soil and water ecosystems in human genomics, immunity, and gut/brain health. His education has highlighted the need for a radical departure from chemical farming and pharmacy, and his ongoing efforts are providing a path for consumers, farmers, and mega-industries to work together for a healthy future for people and planet.


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Sep 25 2020 · 1hr 27mins
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Don't Fear the Virus: Your Body's Immunity Blueprint & Humanity's Awakening w/ Dr. Zach Bush #304

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We’ve had dozens of requests for Dr. Zach Bush to come onto the show over the years, and I’m pumped to finally have an opportunity to sit down with him — and the resulting conversation is nothing short of mind-blowing. This is straight up one of the best conversations I’ve had in my life, not to mention on the podcast.

Dr. Zach Bush is an internationally recognized educator and thought leader on the microbiome as it relates to health, disease, and food systems. He founded *Seraphic Group and the nonprofit Farmer’s Footprint to develop root-cause solutions for human and ecological health. He sees that there is a dramatic need for a radical departure from chemical farming and pharmacy, and his ongoing efforts are providing a path for consumers, farmers, and mega-industries to work together for a healthy future for people and the planet. 

So, really, there’s never been a better time to sit down with Dr. Bush — because our society and planet clearly need some help right now.

To support the work of Dr. Zach Bush, the most powerful step you can take right now is connecting with and supporting his non-profit organization, Farmer’s Footprint. They’ve also recently launched a crowdfunding tool where you can support the acceleration of soil health through the adoption of regenerative agriculture practices by harnessing the power of giving within your own community. Watch the film and learn more here.

14:00 — What’s new and positive in Dr. Bush’s life right now

  • Leaning into surrender
  • Why do we look outward to validate who and what we are?
  • When your identity is threatened, you have an opportunity to find deeper meaning

16:40 — Terrain Theory vs. Germ Theory

  • What terrain theory is
  • This has been an argument for a long time in the medical community
  • Is it always a bad thing to become ill?
  • Why “HIV causes AIDS” is inaccurate and an oversimplification of the reality
  • So what IS a virus and why have they been vilified?
  • The nature of viruses
  • The viruses that built us

43:35 — The Roundup / glyphosate problem

  • Why Dr. Bush is exposing the dangers of Roundup (glyphosate) and has made it one of his core missions
  • Why being an organic farm isn’t good enough when other people in your area are using harmful chemicals
  • The effect on animals
  • The problem with antibiotics in our water and food supply
  • What glyphosate does to our bodies
  • The multinational corporations conspiring to ruin our ecology and health for profit
  • Why would Bayer buy Monsanto?
  • Why you, literally, might not want to smell the roses (or golf course)
  • The generational effects of these environmental poisons

01:14:00 — The systemic problems that drive misinformation campaigns and encourage the general population’s ignorance

  • Why there is no talk from the medical establishment on immune function and a healthy lifestyle when it comes to combating viruses and other disease
  • Consciousness requires perspective
  • What Dr. Bush has learned about humanity from hospice care
  • The problem with vilifying biology
  • Has the COV!D-19 virus been isolated and proven to exist?
  • How accurate is the current testing?
  • Mass misdiagnosis of deaths
  • How pollution contributed to the positive numbers

01:47:30 — A deeper look at the environmental factors affecting global health in 2020

  • A deeper look at what happened in Wuhan
  • Poison or infection?
  • Environmental factors for respiratory deaths
  • Why staying inside is increasing the mortality rate
  • The waste and inefficiencies of the healthcare industry
  • Health is cheap — being sick is expensive
  • Integrity is on the rise
  • Do masks actually help?

02:37:30 — Why you should avoid all wheat products that aren’t organic

  • Making access to healthy food a human right

02:44:00 — How ION*Biome helps heal the gut from glyphosate exposure, including for pets

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  • Rebuilding the biochemistry of a healthy gut
  • Bringing an intelligent relationship back to your body’s ecosystem

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Sep 15 2020 · 3hr 5mins
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Episode 198: The Solution to the Pandemic You Won't Find in the Mainstream with Zach Bush, MD, Part 1

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At the very beginning of the pandemic, I somehow came across a podcast episode that introduced me to a person who’s become my favorite thinker/teacher at this time (and up there in my top favorite thinkers/teachers of all time).

I have never before gone to the podcast app and typed in somebody’s name and then proceeded to listen to every podcast they’ve ever been on.

My family can’t even get me to watch a 3-minute video they text, so listening to hours of content is highly unusual for me...but this person is that good.

I have wanted to email you about this person so many times, but I was patiently waiting (actually, I was persistently nudging his team) so that we could interview him ourselves and craft a conversation to serve you.

When Mike and I sat down to plan our final episodes of The Kate & Mike Show, this person was the only guest we felt our show would be incomplete without having had on.

And I can tell you, he was worth the wait.

Today, I bring you a conversation with a man who’s helped me feel profoundly calm and safe during a time in our history when there are a lot of forces pushing in the direction of fear.

And he’s affirmed the deep trust I already had in the innate intelligence of nature and how it can be our guide to true healing and collective evolution in our businesses, bodies, communities, and lives.

I couldn’t be more thrilled to be sharing what I think is possibly the most important conversation we’ve ever had on The Kate & Mike Show with you today.

In this conversation with Zach Bush, MD, which was 2 hours of intellectual ecstacy for me, you’ll learn:

• Why the mainstream narrative that we’re hearing about the pandemic is missing the mark and what 30+ years of data shows us is actually going on

• What viruses actually are and how they’re critical for our health, survival, and even for our thriving

• Why the conversation about either being pro-vaccine or anti-vaccine is completely missing the mark and the new paradigm about immunity that will lead to true health and resilience

• About the fact that we’re experiencing an extinction event and what we can do about it

• A “hit you between the eyes” perspective on the upcoming election that might push your buttons but also shake you out of a complacent slumber and get you into purposeful action

• The crucial information about flu season that you’re never going to hear on the news

• How to take hold of the hope embedded in all of this and use it to heal your body and the world using alignment with 3 key elements of life

Listen in and allow yourself to stay open to ideas and evidence that’s different from what you may have believed up until this point.

Show notes and links for this episode can be found at http://www.katenorthrup.com/podcast.

Sep 01 2020 · 1hr 59mins
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Dr. Zach Bush - Regenerating Health

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This week is a big one, so I want to start with a note that this conversation is deep, complex and not for the faint of heart. Dr. Zach Bush is a triple board certified physician who specialises in internal medicine, endocrinology and hospice care but who is also incredibly passionate about the ecological health of the Earth. We cover it all this week — birth, death, disease, the human microbiome, the genome, immunity, and the health of the Earth’s ecosystems. Dr Bush has been outspoken about some of the ways the medical system is failing with Covid-19 but this episode is so much more than that, our discussion goes beyond controversy and into the depth of how health and illness relate to spirituality, psychology and philosophy. Dr. Zach Bush presents a model of health that is regenerative and centres the health of humans within the health of the Earth. 

You can find out more about Dr Zach Bush at https://zachbushmd.com/

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Jul 23 2020 · 1hr 22mins
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Why Viruses Are Crucial To Life On This Planet, The Link Between Air Pollution, Glyphosate & Pandemics, Loss Of Biodiversity (& What We Can Do About It) & More With Dr. Zach Bush.

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Zach Bush, MD is a physician specializing in internal medicine, endocrinology and hospice care.

He is an internationally recognized educator and thought leader on the microbiome as it relates to health, disease, and food systems. Dr. Zach founded *Seraphic Group and the non-profit Farmer’s Footprint to develop root-cause solutions for human and ecological health. His passion for education reaches across many disciplines, including topics such as the role of soil and water ecosystems in human genomics, immunity, and gut/brain health. His education has highlighted the need for a radical departure from chemical farming and pharmacy, and his ongoing efforts are providing a path for consumers, farmers, and mega-industries to work together for a healthy future for people and planet.

During this show, we get into the viral pandemic, the George Floyd crisis, how we can save our planet, your microbiome and how to treat it properly, and much, much more.

 

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-Whether or not we should fear viruses...10:00

 

-The importance of viruses to life as we know it...18:30

 

-How dramatic changes in the production of food in 1976 led to the current pandemic...26:25

 

-Why COVID-19 became a global pandemic...53:49

 

-An informed and rational response to the current COVID-19 pandemic...1:03:00

 

-How regenerative farming differs from organic farming...1:17:15

 

-What the Black Lives Matter movement can teach us about the earth's microbiome...1:23:00 -And much more!

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Zach Bush - Our COVID-19 Assumptions Are Wrong: Why Social Distancing & Vaccines Will Make This Pandemic Worse

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Zach Bush MD is a physician specialising in internal medicine, endocrinology and hospice care.

He is an internationally recognised educator and thought leader on the microbiome as it relates to health, disease and food systems.

Dr. Zach founded Seraphic Group and the non-profit Farmer’s Footprint to develop root-cause solutions for human and ecological health.

His passion for education reaches across many disciplines, including topics such as the role of soil and water ecosystems in human genomics, immunity, and gut/brain health.

His education has highlighted the need for a radical departure from chemical farming and pharmacy, and his ongoing efforts are providing a path for consumers, farmers, and mega-industries to work together for a healthy future for people and planet.

Jul 03 2020 · 2hr 9mins
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Embracing the Connection Between Agriculture and Health with Zach Bush

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In this episode of the Regenerative Agriculture Podcast, John interviews Zach Bush MD, an educator and a triple board-certified physician who specializes in internal medicine, endocrinology, and hospice care. Zach brings his understanding of the systemic challenges in pharmaceuticals and farming to non-profits such as Farmer’s Footprint and Non-Toxic Neighborhoods, where he works to create collaborative communities to solve these human and environmental problems. In this episode, John and Zach discuss the challenging problem of glyphosate. Zach describes the research showing the ramifications of this phosphonate compound and provides clear insights into the science of the problem before returning to an optimistic vision of regenerative agriculture as a solution. 

Glyphosate/Roundup (around 00:02)With Zach’s background in chemotherapy and cancer research, he was on the front lines in 2005 when it was discovered that the gut microbiome, made up of fungi and bacteria, has a significant impact on whether and how cancer affects people. Joining other researchers, he began to learn the importance of supporting beneficial fungi and bacteria and realized that glyphosate damages the microbiome. Zach explains that glyphosate was originally deemed safe due to the fact that it blocked the shikimate pathway, which does not exist in humans or animals. However, in time it was discovered that glyphosate limits access to some essential amino acids needed by humans for microbiome resilience. Zach says that glyphosate targets protein structures in human cells which can lead to a leak in the gut lining, furthering chronic inflammation. He says that some widespread chronic diseases, such as asthma, Alzheimer’s, and cancer, can be traced to gut disruption and inflammation linked to glyphosate use. 

Zach references the statistic that the Mississippi River collects 80-85% of the water-soluble residues of Roundup. The last stretch of the river is referred to as “Cancer Alley” because the surrounding regions have the highest rates of cancer in the world. When glyphosate was first widely used, it was thought of as safer than the chemistries it replaced because those were known carcinogens. What we’re seeing now, a generation of 25 years later, is that vegetables can have high enough levels of glyphosate concentrations to lead to leaky gut, which is not fully explained by historical definitions of toxicity. In addition, Zach explains that there is an epidemic of autoimmune and neurological disorders that can be attributed to glyphosate. From a study done on mice, Zach knows there are cumulative epigenetic effects of Roundup. If a first-generation is exposed to Roundup, the second generation does not need to be exposed directly to have disorders, immune dysfunction, and a shortened lifespan. The third generation of mice in the study experienced cancers and stillbirths, still without direct exposure. Chronic diseases in children have been increasing exponentially, and Zach expects that trend to continue according to the models developed from this research. 

Sixth Extinction (Around 00:20)John asks Zach to elaborate on the prediction that the human population will go extinct in 70 years. Zach bases this prediction on the rise of chronic disease combined with decreasing fertility. He cites the statistic that about 1 in 3 men and women are infertile. Zach explains how we are creating the sixth extinction event by destroying soils, increasing greenhouse gas levels in the atmosphere, acidifying the oceans, and other modern phenomena. 

The Research(Around 25:00) Zach mentions that he is currently working on a book that covers this perspective. For current material, Zach recommends Stephanie Seneff’s research correlating glyphosate to chronic disease epidemics. In the last seven years, Zach’s lab has been working on the causation aspect, with that research available on ionbiome.com

Zach’s lab has shown that glyphosate disrupts the tight junctions that act as intelligent gatekeepers in a cell while inducing cells to show precancerous attributes.  White papers are available on his website for multiple studies he’s been involved in, including one showing that gluten intolerance is actually glyphosate toxicity. Zach has noticed a great increase in immune dysfunction, especially in children, which he attributes to the leaky gut injury caused by glyphosate. He sees this as evidence that we are destroying our ecosystem. John recalls the prediction that within 60 years we will run out of topsoil, and Zach notices that is very close to the 70-year prediction for extinction. Zach finds it very important that we regenerate soils. He says 11% of GDP is lost each year with the loss of topsoil and hopes this might motivate larger groups of people to switch to a regenerative system because it is a notable financial statistic.

Other Pesticides, Endocrine Disruption(around 41:00)The impact of pesticides on the endocrine system works in conjunction with the damage already done with glyphosate and can affect kidney and liver function. Zach explains that the decrease in fertility and increases in chronic diseases are also results of endocrine disruption by pesticides and other chemicals. In the process of filming the Farmer’s Footprint documentary, Zach and his team noticed that rare disorders and dysfunction were unusually common in the farming community. Rather than seeing the increase in suicide and depression in farmers as a result of financial hardship, Zach sees it as a result of glyphosate impacting gut health and contributing to mood disorders. In addition, farmers are not eating healthy, nourishing homegrown food. 90% of the land in Kansas is used for agriculture, yet 90% of the Kansas food supply is imported. A large portion of the crops grown in large-scale agriculture do not become a part of the food supply but are grown for animal feed or other products. Both Zach and John agree that the midwest is largely a food desert, as societal and economic shifts have forced the agricultural sector to specialize and centralize production. 

The Solution (00:58)Zach is excited that regenerative agriculture has a comparatively rapid effect on soil health, farm profitability, and on rebuilding communities. Farmers can begin to work on becoming healthier as individuals by growing their own food and eating a varied diet. Zach describes a product he has available called Ion Biome which utilizes soil redox chemistry to fix the damage done to the microbiome by glyphosate. 

John asks Zach what he believes is necessary for food to be medicine. Zach’s reply is that fiber is critical and that a balanced diet with nutrient-dense root vegetables, fruit, and cruciferous vegetables allows one to treat food as medicine. He also finds it important to eat food that is freshly picked, such as a tomato right off the vine, with its microbiome still intact. Zach thinks it can be really beautiful when farmers connect with their land again as regenerative farmers and recognize the importance to co-create along with Mother Nature. 

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Jun 16 2020 · 1hr 16mins
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